Agenda

Registration:                    8:00 – 8:30 am

Morning Session:             8:30 am – 12:00 pm

Lunch (On your own):       12:00 – 1:00 pm

Afternoon Session:           1:00 – 5:00 pm

Engineered Lumber Products and Design Guidance

   Types of engineered lumber products

   Structural and non-structural

   National design specification for wood construction

   Building codes

   Design criteria

Design for Structural Engineered Lumber

   Reference design values and adjustments

   Bending members

   Compression members

   Columns

   Tension members

   Combined loads

   Bearing capacity

   Flitch beams

Structural Glued-Laminated Timber

   Types of members

   Applications and design values

   Adjustments and special considerations

Pre-fabricated Wood I-Joists

   Types of members

   Applications and design values

   Adjustments and special considerations

   Pro-rating

Structural Composite Lumber and Wood Structural Panels

   Types of products (beams and columns)

   Applications and design values

   Adjustments and special considerations

Connectors and Fasteners

   Nails

   Screws, lag screws and wood screws

   Bolts

   Prefabricated connections

   Details

Structural Design

   Software

   Roof framing

   Floor framing

   Beams and joists

Credits

Architects

     7.0 AIA HSW Learning Units

Professional Engineers

     7.0 Continuing Ed. Hours

Contractors

     7.0 Continuing Ed. Hours

Continuing Education Credit Information

This seminar is open to the public and offers 7.0 continuing education hours to architects and professional engineers in all states. Continuing education is not mandatory for license maintenance in Connecticut.

This seminar is approved by the American Institute of Architects for 7.0 HSW Learning Units (Sponsor No. J885).

HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education sponsor for architects in Florida and is deemed an approved sponsor in New York. HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education sponsor for engineers in Florida, Indiana, Louisiana, Maryland, New Jersey (Approval No. 24GP00000700), New York (NYSED Sponsor No. 35), North Carolina, and North Dakota.

This course offers a continuing education opportunity to contractors. It has not been approved by any state contractor licensing entity for required continuing education credit.

Attendance will be monitored, and attendance certificates will be available after the seminar for most individuals who complete the entire event. Attendance certificates not available at the seminar will be mailed to participants within fifteen business days.

Speakers

Patrick Conlon, PE

Founder and Managing Principal of Conlon Engineering, LLC

Mr. Conlon is a licensed professional engineer with 25 years of high-profile structural engineering experience. He has lent his expertise and creativity to large, challenging new high-profile construction projects including the iconic Yankee Stadium, the 75-story tall One57 in Manhattan, and the new 22,000 sf steel-framed column-free Blessed Kateri Church in Lagrangeville, New York, as well as numerous other projects of various scales. The owners, architects, contractors, and property managers with whom he collaborates seek him out as a project partner because of his work ethic and focused client service. As founder and managing principal of Conlon Engineering, LLC, Brookfield, Connecticut, Mr. Conlon has created a culture that is highly client-focused and disciplined, making it easy for colleagues to recommend him. He takes great pride in their ability to address structural challenges for diverse clients in the firm’s areas of new construction, renovation and structural rehabilitation of existing structures in a variety of categories including commercial, residential, industrial, office, school, religious, historic and recreational buildings; adaptive reuse projects; LEED accredited projects; peer reviews of other engineers’ work, and feasibility studies.